Education Tools - Opioids

ER/LA Opioid Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) Resources

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FDA Blueprint

Assessing Patients for Treatment

Starting, Progressing, Stopping ER/LA Opioids

Treatment Guidelines

Sample Agreements and Consents for Chronic Opioid Therapy

Urine Drug Screening and Testing

Additional Links

Managing Ongoing Treatment

Counseling on Safe Use

Patient Counseling Document

National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE)

Additional Links

General and Specific Drug Info

Additional Resources

Addiction Medicine Associations

Pain Associations

Universal Precautions in Pain Medicine

Controlled Substances laws and regulations